Institute of Astronomy

Upcoming Astronomy Talks

Institute of Astronomy Seminars take place each Wednesday in the Sackler Lecture Theatre and are preceeded by a bread and cheese lunch in the Hoyle Foyer at 12:30. IoA Colloquia take place each Thursday during Full Term in the Sackler Lecture Theatre and are preceded by tea at 15:30 and followed by a wine reception in the Hoyle Foyer. Joint Colloquia with the Cavendish Astrophysics group are on a Tuesday or Thursday.

Talks Archive

The Institute keeps an archive of previous talks at the IoA.


Additional Talks Information

Next Wednesday Seminars

Wednesday 20 February 2019
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Vasily Belokurov
The Gaia Sausage - our Galaxy’s last major merger
Time: 13:15-13:45
Venue: Sackler Lecture Theatre, IoA  [details]
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Wyn Evans
Sausage-Mania — more Mouth-watering Recipes
Time: 13:45-14:15
Venue: Sackler Lecture Theatre, IoA  [details]

Next Colloquia

Thursday 21 February 2019
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Dimitri Veras (Warwick)
Transformative advances in post-main-sequence planetary system science
Thursday 28 February 2019
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Laura Watkins (ESO)
Internal Kinematics of Galactic Globular Clusters with HST Proper Motions

Next External Talks

Wednesday 20 February 2019
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Marco Serone, SISSA
Perturbation Theory and Beyond in Quantum Mechanics and Quantum Field Theory
Friday 22 February 2019
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Adam Pound (Southampton)
Compact binaries and the gravitational self-force
Series: DAMTP Friday GR Seminar
Time: 13:00-14:00
Venue: Pavilion B Potter Room (B1.19)  [details]

Upcoming Institute of Astronomy Talks

Wednesday 20 February 2019
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Vasily Belokurov
The Gaia Sausage - our Galaxy’s last major merger
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Wyn Evans
Sausage-Mania — more Mouth-watering Recipes
Thursday 21 February 2019
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Mark Ashdown - SKA
The computational challenge of the Square Kilometre Array
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Dimitri Veras (Warwick)
Transformative advances in post-main-sequence planetary system science
Friday 22 February 2019
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Beraldo e Silva (U Central Lancashire)
The discreteness-driven relaxation of collisionless gravitating systems
Tuesday 26 February 2019
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Mihkel Kama
Title to be confirmed
Thursday 28 February 2019
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Stephanie Wright - The Hut Group
Title to be confirmed
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Laura Watkins (ESO)
Internal Kinematics of Galactic Globular Clusters with HST Proper Motions
Friday 01 March 2019
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Ricardo Chavez (UNAM)
Compact HII galaxies
Tuesday 05 March 2019
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Ed Gillen (Cambridge)
Title to be confirmed
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Upcoming External Talks

Wednesday 20 February 2019
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Marco Serone, SISSA
Perturbation Theory and Beyond in Quantum Mechanics and Quantum Field Theory
Friday 22 February 2019
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Adam Pound (Southampton)
Compact binaries and the gravitational self-force
Series: DAMTP Friday GR Seminar
Time: 13:00-14:00
Venue: Pavilion B Potter Room (B1.19)  [details]
Monday 25 February 2019
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Dipak Munshi (UCL)
Extracting cosmological information from weak lensing bispectrum
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Simon Jeffery, Armagh Observatory and Planetarium
Stellar pulsation: excitation, diagnosis and seismology
Wednesday 27 February 2019
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Ben Allanach, DAMTP
Z' Explanations of Neutral Current B Anomalies
Friday 01 March 2019
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Katy Clough (Oxford)
Collisions of axion stars with black holes and neutron stars
Series: DAMTP Friday GR Seminar
Time: 13:00-14:00
Venue: Pavilion B Potter Room (B1.19)  [details]
Monday 04 March 2019
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Alexander van Engelen (CITA Toronto)
Title to be confirmed
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Pablo Benítez-Llambay (NBI Copenhagen)
Unveiling the role of dust on planetary migration
Wednesday 06 March 2019
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Tanmay Vachaspati, Arizona State University
TBA
Friday 08 March 2019
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Claude Warnick (University of Cambridge)
Title to be confirmed
Series: DAMTP Friday GR Seminar
Time: 13:00-14:00
Venue: Pavilion B Potter Room (B1.19)  [details]
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